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Jun 15 2017

Texas congressman's staffer among those wounded in shooting

That has raised questions about the gunman's political motivations. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti blamed Wednesday's shooting in Virginia that left a senior Repub...

Jun 15 2017

Alleged Virginia shooter worked on Sanders campaign in Iowa

Hodgkinson attended Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville, and through the end of past year worked for JTH Inspections, his Facebook page indicates. In a televis...

Jun 15 2017

Congressman shot at baseball field in Virginia

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders , a Vermont independent, said Wednesday that Hodgkinson had apparently served as a volunteer on Sanders' unsuccessful campaign for the preside...

Jun 15 2017

Smith not among reps at Virginia shooting

The incident happened in the Del Ray neighbourhood, which is across the Potomac River from Washington . A year ago, Scalise and other Republican leaders blocked gun...

Jun 15 2017

Trump visits 'critical' Steve Scalise in hospital

Shortly after the shooting, Bernie Sanders, the former candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, said on the Senate floor that the gunman was apparently a vol...

Jun 15 2017

AG Sessions denies colluding with Russian Federation to aid Trump

You're impeding this investigation". As a result, Sessions essentially confirmed Comey's testimony about Trump kicking everyone else out of the Oval Office so he coul...

Jun 15 2017

Sanders condemns Virginia shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign

This year's game, scheduled for Thursday, the supported charities are the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation and the Wash...

Jun 15 2017

Search continues for inmates accused of killing 2 guards

The Latest on the manhunt of Georgia inmates accused in the slaying of prison guards. Both are being sought by law enforcement. This combo of undated photos provided by...

Jun 15 2017

Jurors to see video of fatal Milwaukee police shooting

The shooting, which occurred August 13, sparked riots in a mostly black neighborhood on Milwaukee's west side. December 15 - District Attorney Chisholm charges Heaggan-...

Jun 15 2017

Nationals to Proceed with 108th Congressional Baseball Game

Scalise is now undergoing surgery, according to a statement from his office. One of his closest friends remains Rep. Cedric Richmond, a New Orleans Democrat who leads...

Jun 15 2017

Kentucky National Guardsmen charged with sexual assault

Jacob F. Ruth, age 22, of Munfordville, Kentucky , was arrested and charged with Second Degree Sodomy. Police said Tubolino of Auburn, was charged with second-degree r...

Jun 15 2017

Panicked UPS workers flee California gunfire that killed 4

Cilia says two other drivers who were wounded have been released from the hospital and will be OK. Sources tell @dannoyes #upsshooting gunman was Jimmy Lam . Authori...

Jun 15 2017

Comey Lists the Five Ways Trump Lied and Lied

Comey dropped one bombshell after another: he accused the White House of lying about why they fired him, and he said he wrote detailed memos about his conversations with ...

Jun 15 2017

Sen. Kamala Harris destroys Attorney General Jeff Sessions during hearing

News outlets have already named Ms Harris a potential contender for the 2020 presidential election, although she has avoided discussing her future ambitions. Question Tru...

Jun 15 2017

Georgia congressman calls shooting 'senseless act of evil'

Because of the presence of Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA), the Republican Whip, two Capitol Police officers were on site, sitting in a black SUV over by the first base dugou...

Jun 15 2017

Closing Arguments Set In Yanez Trial

Paul suburb. Castile told the officer he had a gun but failed to tell him that he had a permit to carry it, Gray explained to jurors. The jury is expected to delibe...

Jun 15 2017

Former Trump Aide Calls Senator Kamala Harris "Hysterical" for Doing Her Job

But the moments were notable as the second time in a week that Harris , who is of Indian and Jamaican descent and is the only minority woman on the committee, was inter...

Jun 15 2017

'Sickened by despicable act': Sanders condemns supporter's shooting of GOP congressman

Hodgkinson, who worked as a building inspector, volunteered for the Mr Sanders' unsuccessful presidential campaign past year. " I am sickened by this despicable act ", Sa...

Jun 15 2017

Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

The Post reported that five sources had said the possible obstruction-of-justice investigation of the NY tycoon began days shortly after Mr Trump fired Mr Comey last...

Jun 15 2017

Photo Shows Jeff Sessions With Russian Ambassador

Sessions's comments came during his Senate testimony on whether he met privately with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak at an April 2016 foreign policy event at...